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School Notes

Honors lists

UNIVERSITY OF DELAWARE — Casey Sheetz, Altoona. FRANKLIN & MARSHALL COLLEGE, Lancaster — Kayley Burke, Altoona. ALVERNIA UNIVERSITY, Reading — Kylee Mitchell, Clearfield; Collin Welteroth, Altoona. FROSTBURG STATE UNIVERSITY, Frostburg, Md. — Holly Akers, Roaring Spring; ...

Local student participates in summer math-science institute

Local student participates in summer math-science institute OAK RIDGE, Tenn. — Conor Mauro, son of Rose and Guy Mauro of East Freedom, was one of 39 high school students taking part in the 31st annual High School Summer Math-Science-Technology Institute, which, for the first time, was ...

Graduates

ALTOONA BEAUTY SCHOOL Cosmetology — Paige Williams, Mount Union. Nail technology — Connie Weyandt, Claysburg; Abigail Williams, Kylertown; Brieanne Irvin, Portage. Esthetics — Danielle Sekerak, Roaring Spring.

INDIANA UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA SPRING DEAN’S LIST

INDIANA UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA SPRING DEAN’S LIST Blair County Altoona — Aleyah Marie Arthur, Kirsten Elaine Beach, Alayna L. Biesecker, Emily Lauren Brown, Alyssa Dawn Charles, Ratiaira Cunningham-Hayes, Drake Paul Dennis, John William Fanelli, Mark A. Fanelli, Alauna Ann Feathers, ...

Graduates

FROSTBURG STATE UNIVERSITY, Frostburg, Md. — April Akers, Roaring Spring, M.A., teaching, secondary; Evan Imgrund, Claysburg, M.A., teaching, secondary; Holly Akers, Roaring Spring, B.S., law and society; Megan Diehl, Osterburg, B.S., business administration; Brittany Ketterman, Clearville, ...

Penn State Altoona spring dean’s list

PENN STATE ALTOONA SPRING DEAN’S LIST Marissa Ahrens-Steele, Altoona; Gene Ainsworth, Ashville; Brandis Ajay, Altoona; Lauren Albright, Altoona; Juana Allebach, Orbisonia; Zechariah Allen, Altoona; Abby Allenbaugh, Patton; Hannah Alwine, Altoona; Jordan Alwine, Altoona; Kelsey Alwine, ...

SFU blanket collection ‘a success’

LORETTO –– The Saint Francis University Community Blanketeer group recently collected more than 200 quilted, crocheted, knitted and embroidered blankets that will be distributed to sick and needy children through the Healing Patch, Nurse Family Partnership (Home Nursing Agency) and to ...

On campus

Local students receive scholarships from Frostburg State University FROSTBURG, Md. — Frostburg State University announced the following area students have received scholarships for study at the university. n Zoe Browell, Hyndman, received the Jeffrey P. and Carol A. Fegan Presidential ...

Honors lists

KENT STATE UNIVERSITY, Kent, Ohio — Dean’s list: Mason Yingling, Altoona; Brooke Gornati, DuBois; Trisha Kreydt, DuBois; Justin Miknis, DuBois; Courtney Weidow, DuBois; Shannon Harrington, Huntingdon; Amber Kustaborder, Port Matilda. President’s list: Tia Bodenschatz, ...

‘Dis-dancing-ing’ outdoor recital

Courtesy photo On July 11, Dance Fusion completed its 18th season, “Dis-dancing-ing,” with an outdoor recital in the studio parking lot. It held three socially distant shows to help spread out the students and audience members. The studio switched to the Zoom platform on March 23 and ...

On campus

Central Penn College awards scholarships to local students SUMMERDALE — During the 2019-20 academic year, the nonprofit Education Foundation awarded more $243,000 to 288 Central Penn College students. Katrina Montgomery of Dudley was awarded the Donald B. and Dorothy L. Stabler ...

Children of DOC employees receive scholarships

HARRISBURG — The Correctional Leadership Association (CLA), which formerly was called the Association of State Correctional Administrators (ASCA), has awarded college scholarships to students of correctional employees. Ninety-seven Pennsylvania Department of Corrections (PA DOC) employees ...

Lock Haven University graduates

LOCK HAVEN UNIVERSITY SPRING GRADUATES Bedford County Kelsey Irene Koontz, Bedford, M.S., health science/physician assistant; Samantha Jo Steele, Hopewell, cum laude, B.S., health sciences. Blair County Brianna Faye Geist, Altoona, B.S., recreation management; Joshua Steven ...

Dean’s list

CALIFORNIA UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA SPRING DEAN’S LIST Bedford County Noah Dillow, Alum Bank; Paul Styer, Alum Bank;; Karson Ellingson, Bedford; Paige Hillegas, Bedford; Kyle Reese, Bedford; Logan Tew, Bedford; Brittany Ewing, Everett; Randi Plummer, Everett; Caitlyn Williams, ...

Admissions

NORTHAMPTON COMMUNITY COLLEGE, Bethlehem — Danette Feathers, Everett; Alexis Mulhollen, Glasgow; Kayleigh Lalli, Huntingdon; Savannah Van Scoyoc, Madera; Kendra Adkins, Port Matilda.

Graduates

REACH CYBER CHARTER SCHOOL Blair County graduates — Hope Cober, Austin Postlewait, Stevie Snyder.

Graduates

CALIFORNIA UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA JANUARY AND MAY GRADUATES Bedford County Paige M. Hillegas, Bedford, B.S., communication disorders; Sydni T. Werksman, Bedford, M.S., social work; Caitlyn M. Williams, Everett, B.S., chemistry; Megan R. Selby, Everett, M.B.A., business ...

Cesare Battisti scholarships

Courtesy photo On June 11, the Cesare Battisti Club presented 12 graduating seniors from area high schools a $1,000 scholarship. Due to COVID-19, the club was unable to hold its annual scholarship banquet to recognize these young women and men. Beginning in 2007, the Cesare Battisti Club ...

Blair Chamber LBCY graduates 24 students

The Blair County Chamber of Commerce Leadership Blair County Youth (LBCY) program graduated 24 students representing Blair County school districts. The ceremony took place on July 30. LBCY is a Blair County Chamber of Commerce program open to high school sophomores focusing on servant ...